Re: Templating Solutions

2001-06-18 Thread Steve Mynott
Greg McCarroll [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Template Toolkit HTML::Mason Text::Template HTML::Template HTML::Embperl Also Apache::ASP searching for template on CPAN also gets quite a lot of hits... -- 1024/D9C69DF9 steve mynott [EMAIL PROTECTED

Re: CMS frameworks

2001-06-16 Thread Steve Mynott
Dave Hodgkinson [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Any other offers? http://scoop.kuro5hin.org/ -- 1024/D9C69DF9 steve mynott [EMAIL PROTECTED] bom shankar

Re: Sony Clie (was: Re: Social meet)

2001-06-08 Thread Steve Mynott
/isaac/wep-faq.html -- 1024/D9C69DF9 steve mynott [EMAIL PROTECTED] if you were inclined to lose your mind, you could stay on the internet all day.

Re: Enough!

2001-05-16 Thread Steve Mynott
the TIMSI etc. -- 1024/D9C69DF9 steve mynott [EMAIL PROTECTED] if you understand what you're doing, you're not learning anything. -- a. l.

Re: Caller ID (was Re: Enough!)

2001-05-16 Thread Steve Mynott
and the US and UK systems are different. The BT specs are online:- http://www1.btwebworld.com/sinet/227v3p1.pdf -- 1024/D9C69DF9 steve mynott [EMAIL PROTECTED] the difference between a moral man and a man of honor is that the latter regrets a discreditable act, even when it has worked and he has

Re: Caller ID (was Re: Enough!)

2001-05-16 Thread Steve Mynott
basically. I have heard of people using the D channel signalling to communicate for free. -- 1024/D9C69DF9 steve mynott [EMAIL PROTECTED] liberty is always dangerous, but it is the safest thing we have. -- harry emerson fosdick

Re: Enough!

2001-05-15 Thread Steve Mynott
. Definitely. A whitelist too, of course. Now *this* is why I want programmable mobile phones. nokia 9210 But is it actually programmable by the end user? -- 1024/D9C69DF9 steve mynott [EMAIL PROTECTED] /\ \ / x ascii ribbon campaign against html e-mail / \

UK programmers left-wing? was Re: BOFHs requiring license

2001-05-14 Thread Steve Mynott
steve mynott [EMAIL PROTECTED] as far as the laws of mathematics refer to reality, they are not certain; as far as they are certain, they do not refer to reality. --albert einstein

chocolate was Re: Monitors

2001-05-14 Thread Steve Mynott
trip to Geneva on Friday and didn't buy any at all. European chocolate is a lot nicer. BTW a very simple way of making drinking chocolate is to to combine equal qualities of cocoa powder and honey before adding hot water and milk. -- 1024/D9C69DF9 steve mynott [EMAIL PROTECTED

Re: Politics (was RE: BOFHs requiring license)

2001-05-14 Thread Steve Mynott
like 70-80%) is tax. UK has the _cheapest_ petrol in Europe before tax and the _most_ expensive afterwards. -- 1024/D9C69DF9 steve mynott [EMAIL PROTECTED] reality is that which, when you stop believing in it, doesn't go away. -- philip k. dick

Re: More politics (was Re: BOFHs requiring license)

2001-05-14 Thread Steve Mynott
rid of them and get someone else to supply the service if they are crap. -- 1024/D9C69DF9 steve mynott [EMAIL PROTECTED] abandon the search for truth; settle for a good fantasy.

Re: Politics (was RE: BOFHs requiring license)

2001-05-14 Thread Steve Mynott
petrol prices, high alchohol prices and high cigarette prices due to the greed of the current UK government (following in the footsteps of the Tories before). This is not to say BP or Shell don't try and make as money as possible. Sure they do this is how the market works. -- 1024/D9C69DF9 steve

Re: chocolate was Re: Monitors

2001-05-14 Thread Steve Mynott
Lucy McWilliam [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: On 14 May 2001, Steve Mynott wrote: I don't like English chocolate which doesn't in fact contain very much chocolate at all if you study the percentage cocoa solids. Better than American chcolate. I have bought US Hersey (sp?) bars in the UK

Re: UK programmers left-wing? was Re: BOFHs requiring license

2001-05-14 Thread Steve Mynott
right-wingers know it, too. :P It's more likely the right-wingers (not that I really like that term) have had phases of being left-wingers in the past and know _all_ about it. -- 1024/D9C69DF9 steve mynott [EMAIL PROTECTED] mary had a little key - she kept it in escrow, and every thing

Re: Enough!

2001-05-14 Thread Steve Mynott
Dave Hodgkinson [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Please, would you take the politics elsewhere? Some of us really don't give a shit either way. Dave (the other one) told us to! -- 1024/D9C69DF9 steve mynott [EMAIL PROTECTED] a classic is something that everybody wants to have read and nobody

Re: Politics (was RE: BOFHs requiring license)

2001-05-14 Thread Steve Mynott
David Cantrell [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: On Mon, May 14, 2001 at 12:11:13PM +, Steve Mynott wrote: Well one advantage of BP or Shell is if you don't like either company then you can simply choose not to purchase their products. So how, pray, do I opt out of the international oil

Re: Enough!

2001-05-14 Thread Steve Mynott
and use the subject header in my posts anyway so people can) Personally I find discussion of politics more interesting than American TV shows about vampires. -- 1024/D9C69DF9 steve mynott [EMAIL PROTECTED] work like you don't need the money dance like nobody's watching love like you've never

Re: Politics (was RE: BOFHs requiring license)

2001-05-14 Thread Steve Mynott
Tony Bowden [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: With a sponge and a rusty spanner? she said: Eh, I know you, and you cannot sing. I said: that's nothing--you should hear me play piano. -- 1024/D9C69DF9 steve mynott [EMAIL PROTECTED] there are some politicians who, if their constituents were

Re: Schroedingers Computer

2001-05-11 Thread Steve Mynott
And there was a demonstration of a 7 qubit computer last year! -- 1024/D9C69DF9 steve mynott [EMAIL PROTECTED] i gained nothing at all from supreme enlightenment, and for that very reason it is called supreme enlightenment. -- gotama buddha

Re: Company Name

2001-04-25 Thread Steve Mynott
crap but then it's the fashion) -- 1024/D9C69DF9 steve mynott [EMAIL PROTECTED] sometimes one pays most for the things one gets for nothing. -- albert einstein

BBC was Re: Beginners Guide

2001-04-19 Thread Steve Mynott
erm the licence fee will probably go. It's the how and when that are interesting! -- 1024/D9C69DF9 steve mynott [EMAIL PROTECTED] mary had a little key - she kept it in escrow, and every thing that mary said, the feds were sure to know. -- sam simpson

Re: next social meeting vs tube strike

2001-04-19 Thread Steve Mynott
problematic? why don't you have the social meeting a day earlier so that everyone can "work from home" with their hangovers the following day? -- 1024/D9C69DF9 steve mynott [EMAIL PROTECTED] love is the triumph of imagination over intelligence. -- h. l. mencken

Re: Grammar (was: Re: Linux.com Online Chat)

2001-04-05 Thread Steve Mynott
. I was taught ITA in the early 1970s and remember hating it. There were actually more letters than in the normal alphabet. My spelling is pretty poor as well! -- 1024/D9C69DF9 steve mynott [EMAIL PROTECTED] it is better to be hated for what one is than be loved for what one is not. -andre

Re: Grammar (was: Re: Linux.com Online Chat)

2001-04-05 Thread Steve Mynott
-- 1024/D9C69DF9 steve mynott [EMAIL PROTECTED] i believe that it is better to tell the truth than a lie. i believe it is better to be free than to be a slave. and i believe it is better to know than to be ignorant. -- h. l. mencken

Re: Crazy Idea

2001-04-05 Thread Steve Mynott
to a farm shop and get lots of cider, and then spend the night around a camp fire, drinking and talking. But where would we find a camping ground with a fast net connection and wireless LAN connections? http://www.hal2001.org/ of course! (although SSH is recommended) -- 1024/D9C69DF9 steve

Re: Job: I'm looking for one..

2001-04-05 Thread Steve Mynott
mainly due to the M rather than the C. OK, well some of the Cisco courses are pretty crap too... Generally the Cisco Certification has a good reputation. -- 1024/D9C69DF9 steve mynott [EMAIL PROTECTED] the whole aim of practical politics is to keep the populace alarmed (and hence clamorous

Re: Wavelan

2001-04-03 Thread Steve Mynott
configuration (which was just as well since I didn't have either a windows or macos box to use). -- 1024/D9C69DF9 steve mynott [EMAIL PROTECTED] grief can take care of itself, but to get the full value of joy you must have somebody to divide it with. -- mark twain

Re: Dedrat 7.0 and PGP

2001-03-17 Thread Steve Mynott
. which version of PGP? -- 1024/D9C69DF9 steve mynott [EMAIL PROTECTED] liberty is always dangerous, but it is the safest thing we have. -- harry emerson fosdick

Re: Do what I mean!

2001-02-27 Thread Steve Mynott
calculations before they collapse to the result are _really_ taking place in alternative worlds. http://sparc.airtime.co.uk/users/station/m-worlds.htm Presumably these worlds are connected by cat flaps... -- 1024/D9C69DF9 steve mynott [EMAIL PROTECTED] the trouble with being punctual is that nobody's

Re: GnuPG::Interface CGI

2001-02-22 Thread Steve Mynott
James Powell [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: ps - these t-shirt suggestions are reminding me of harry enfield loadsamoney "shut your mouth and look at my wad" 80s shirts! What about "Larry says Relax"? -- 1024/D9C69DF9 steve mynott [EMAIL PROTECTED] "t

Re: Fwd: MacWorld Tokyo Keynote Report

2001-02-22 Thread Steve Mynott
James Powell [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: G4 "tit" Powerbook? [insert joke] It's the Thinkpads with the nipples... -- 1024/D9C69DF9 steve mynott [EMAIL PROTECTED] only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and i'm not sure about the former. --albert einstein

Re: Alternative to bad perl resources

2001-02-19 Thread Steve Mynott
ware, since it should be easier to extend when new features are required and should be less buggy. -- 1024/D9C69DF9 steve mynott [EMAIL PROTECTED] the surest protection against temptation is cowardice. -- mark twain

Re: London.pm List Weekly Summary 2001-02-12

2001-02-16 Thread Steve Mynott
the source was out http://www.cheeseplant.org/~daniel/pages/cph.html which chat system did you write? -- 1024/D9C69DF9 steve mynott [EMAIL PROTECTED] enosig: this signature file is empty.

Re: Penderel Configuration

2001-02-15 Thread Steve Mynott
implemented way of doing same (I beta tested it for him and it worked then). surely just $ perldoc perllocal ? -- 1024/D9C69DF9 steve mynott [EMAIL PROTECTED] there are several good protections against temptation, but the surest is cowardice. -- mark twain

Re: Technical Meeting Sponsorship

2001-02-06 Thread Steve Mynott
). -- 1024/D9C69DF9 steve mynott [EMAIL PROTECTED] same thing day after day - tube - work - diner - work - ...tube - armchair - tub

Re: Sun's Perl was Re: Application servers and e-commerce platforms

2001-01-26 Thread Steve Mynott
NIX clones (PVM on BSD or Beowolf on Linux) certainly offer more bang per buck. -- 1024/D9C69DF9 steve mynott [EMAIL PROTECTED] if you have any trouble sounding condescending, find a unix user to show you how it's done. --scott adams

Re: Sun's Perl was Re: Application servers and e-commerce platforms

2001-01-26 Thread Steve Mynott
tem (maybe even SCO if you were that insane). [1] My main gripe with *BSD is lack of binary package management -- 1024/D9C69DF9 steve mynott [EMAIL PROTECTED] if we knew what it was we were doing, it would not be called research, would it? - albert einstein

government overthowing Re: List Archive ( was SUBSCRIBE london-list archive@jab.org (fwd))

2001-01-26 Thread Steve Mynott
-readme.html And, this is the hard bit, got everyone to use them... -- 1024/D9C69DF9 steve mynott [EMAIL PROTECTED] one page principle: a specification that will not fit on one page of 8.5x11 inch paper cannot be understood. -- mark ardis

Re: Sun's Perl was Re: Application servers and e-commerce platforms

2001-01-26 Thread Steve Mynott
. -- 1024/D9C69DF9 steve mynott [EMAIL PROTECTED] i didn't have time to write a short letter, so i wrote a long one instead. -- mark twain

Re: Sun's Perl was Re: Application servers and e-commerce platforms

2001-01-26 Thread Steve Mynott
Rob Partington [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: In message [EMAIL PROTECTED], Steve Mynott [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: On RedHat I can do something like 'rpm -e sendmail' to clean up before installing qmail and, alas, I can't do this on OpenBSD (although there has been talk of extending

Re: Consultancy company

2001-01-22 Thread Steve Mynott
nt (that's _your_ job). They just _want_ it. -- 1024/D9C69DF9 steve mynott [EMAIL PROTECTED] imagination is more important than knowledge. -- albert einstein

Re: Consultancy company

2001-01-22 Thread Steve Mynott
this is the way things are. -- 1024/D9C69DF9 steve mynott [EMAIL PROTECTED] reality is that which, when you stop believing in it, doesn't go away. -- philip k. dick

Re: PIMB THC-shirts

2001-01-19 Thread Steve Mynott
and more hallucinogenic. This is either an advantage or disadvantage depending on your point of view. -- 1024/D9C69DF9 steve mynott [EMAIL PROTECTED] if we knew what it was we were doing, it would not be called research, would it? - albert einstein

Re: (OT-ish) whois microsoft.com

2001-01-19 Thread Steve Mynott
"Paul Makepeace" [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: From: "Benjamin Holzman" [EMAIL PROTECTED] Or perhaps "even more elite than 31337". 31337++ (Read: "leet plus plus") :-) This must be the "hax0r" equivalent of Spinal Tap's "one lounder

Re: Red Hat worm discovered

2001-01-18 Thread Steve Mynott
ll equivalent anyway) blame the lack of decent sysadmins. RH/Slackware/Debian/Solaris/FreeBSD/NetBSD/OpenBSD are all fine systems but they need to be setup by someone who knows what they are doing in the same way that Perl has to be written by clueful programmers. -- 1024/D9C69DF9 steve myn

Re: apologies

2001-01-18 Thread Steve Mynott
since Messrs Napster and Gnutella have failed me on this one? -- 1024/D9C69DF9 steve mynott [EMAIL PROTECTED] why shouldn't truth be stranger than fiction? fiction, after all, has to make sense. -- mark twain

Re: [Job] BOFH wanted was: Re: Red Hat worm discovered

2001-01-18 Thread Steve Mynott
!= project sucess why not? I would have thought similar skills were involved in both? -- 1024/D9C69DF9 steve mynott [EMAIL PROTECTED] brook's law: adding manpower to a late software project makes it later

Re: Feelers for London Open Source Convention

2001-01-17 Thread Steve Mynott
attendance be buggered[1] I don't know if you are asking the right people here. I think the actions of most Europeans are as much a mystery to those in the UK as the US. -- 1024/D9C69DF9 steve mynott [EMAIL PROTECTED] the demagogue is one who preaches doctrines he knows to be untrue to men he knows

Re: Feelers for London Open Source Convention

2001-01-17 Thread Steve Mynott
. Hmm... you may be right. Anyone know a site that lists UK top tens for the 1980s? I don't but there is a excellent book called something like the "Guiness Book of Hit Singles". -- 1024/D9C69DF9 steve mynott [EMAIL PROTECTED] i have great faith in fools -- self confidence my fr

Re: Mailman in Perl (Re: the list is dead, long live the list)

2001-01-14 Thread Steve Mynott
to display files that haven't been used in the last three months using 'find -atime'. Other advantage of binary package managers is you can then go ahead and delete large chunks of your OS that you never use and it should warn you if it breaks other stuff. -- 1024/D9C69DF9 steve mynott [EMAIL PROTECTED

Re: the list is dead, long live the list

2001-01-12 Thread Steve Mynott
I can only put up with his oddities when the alternative is worse. djbdns vs bind. Totally agreed. FWIW, exim + mailman is a slick, effective solution. # apt-get install mailman and implementing http://www.exim.org/howto/mailman.html Paul -- 1024/D9C69DF9 steve mynott [EMAIL P

Re: Mailman in Perl (Re: the list is dead, long live the list)

2001-01-12 Thread Steve Mynott
urce" tar which works with make, make install. -- 1024/D9C69DF9 steve mynott [EMAIL PROTECTED] as far as the laws of mathematics refer to reality, they are not certain; as far as they are certain, they do not refer to reality. --albert einstein

Re: Hiring

2001-01-09 Thread Steve Mynott
David Hodgkinson [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Simon Wistow [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: I think Ta, How did he do then? :- -- 1024/D9C69DF9 steve mynott [EMAIL PROTECTED] microsoft: where do you want to go today? linux: where do you want to go tomorrow? bsd: are you guys coming or what?